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public LocationGreenwich, UK
Sunrise: 4:58 
Transit: 13:04 
Sunset: 21:09
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Below the horizon.  Rise: 6:28 | Tran: 12:23 | Set: 18:18
Altitude: -13.1°   Azimuth: 286.1°   Direction: West-North-West

HR2530 is a double main-sequence star of spectral class F2 in the constellation of Monoceros.

HR2530 visual magnitude is 5.77. Because of its faintness, HR2530 is visible to the naked eye only from locations with very dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

HR2530 is situated close to the celestial equator, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year.

Image of HR2530 star
DSS2 image of HR2530. The red arrow shows the motion of HR2530 during the next 1000 years (0.50 arcmin in Right Ascension and -3.08 arcmin in declination);

Apparent Coordinates

06h 52m 05s
-00° 34’ 16”
07h 21m 31s

J2000 Coordinates

06h 50m 49s
-00° 32’ 26”

Galactic Coordinates


Finder Chart

Finder chart HR2530 star
Simplified finder chart for HR2530.

Magnitude, Color, Spectral Class



The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2530 is situated in the Hertzsprungā€“Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR2530. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Star System Properties

HR2530 is a visual double star which can be observed with the help of small or medium telescopes. The table below shows key information about the HR2530 double sysyem:

5.9 arcsec

Distance, Radial Speed, Proper Motion

HR2530 is distant 97.46 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 15 kilometers per second.

29.90 pc
97.46 ly
-15 km/s
0.03 arcsec/y
-0.185 "/y

Alternative Designations


Visibility from Your Location

Today's HR2530 rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, UK are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 90.5°
Max altitude: 38.0°
Azimuth: 269.5°